Introducing the Chromebook

This pocket podcast is all about using a Chromebook with the built in ChromeVox screen reader. Beneath the Audio Widget on this page is a list of keyboard shortcuts mentioned in this pocket podcast that work on a Chromebook.

This pocket podcast is about 22 minutes and 10 seconds long.

Keyboard Shortcuts

Note: the ChromeVox key is the Search key on a Chromebook keyboard (in the same place as Caps Lock on a standard keyboard)

Switch on ChromeVox voice: Control + Alt + Z

New Chrome Browser: Control + N or Control + T

Stop ChromeVox talking: Control

Move through options on main screen: Tab

Enter a URL in Address Bar: Alt + D

Move through links on a Web page: Tab

Move to next Heading: ChromeVox key + H

Read on from this point: ChromeVox key + R

Show ChromeVox command help: ChromeVox + full stop

Move through links on a Web page: ChromeVox + L

Find out current position: ChromeVox + K

Open a new Web tab: Control + T

Close a Web tab: Control + W

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